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Bingham, Millicent Todd, 1880-1968



Millicent Todd Bingham (1880-1968), American geographer, author, and editor

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Millicent Todd Bingham papers

Call Number: MS 496D

One-fifth of the papers are devoted to correspondence, books, articles, speeches and research notes relating to her publication of Emily Dickinson's poems in Bolts of Melody (1945) and three subsequent books about Emily Dickinson. Bingham's education as well as her professional life as a teacher of French and as a geographer, particularly of Peru, are thoroughly documented with correspondence, research notes, publications and other papers (1885-1929).

Dates: 1865-1968

Letters received, 1930, 1965, n.d.

 Part of Collection — Box 18: [Barcode: 39002137170271], Folder: GROUP 383, F-1
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: 1 TLS, 1930 Jan 14, from George H. Green, regarding his "Poe" article; 2 TLS, dated 1965 Oct 26 and Nov 9, from John Leggett of Harper & Row, Publishers, concerning Eugene Exman's The Brothers Harper.With a TL carbon from Bingham to Robert Francis regarding The Orb Weaver; an inscription to Bingham from Jay Leyda removed from Poemes by Emily Dickinson (Paris: Seghers, [1954]; manuscript copy of George Herbert's poem "Love" and notes in the hand of George Herbert Palmer,...
Dates: 1930, 1965, n.d.

Richard Benson Sewall papers

Call Number: MS 1413

The papers include correspondence, writings, and research materials of Richard Sewall, author of books and other publications relating to Emily Dickinson.

Dates: 1830-1999

Todd-Bingham memorabilia collection

Call Number: MS 496F
Abstract: The collection consists of theater, concert, art exhibition and circus programs; pamphlets; periodicals; books; travel literature; dance cards; maps; sheet music; calling cards; engravings of paintings; advertising literature; and postcards assembled from the David Peck Todd, Mabel Loomis Todd, Loomis-Wilder Family, and Millicent Todd Bingham Papers in the Yale University Library. Taken together these items document three generations of the life of a cultivated family in the 19th and 20th...
Dates: 1832-1962

Todd-Bingham picture collection

Call Number: MS 496E
Abstract: Photographs, albums and scrapbooks, glass negatives, lantern slides, daguerreotypes, tintypes, prints, sketches, and paintings, 1837-1966, relating to the personal and professional lives of members of the Todd-Bingham family. These materials document the lives and careers of Mabel Loomis Todd, David Peck Todd, and Millicent Todd Bingham, in particular. Personal photographs and albums of Mabel Loomis Todd include views of family, friends, and places where she lived and travelled. Amherst,...
Dates: 1837-1966

David Peck Todd papers

Call Number: MS 496B
Abstract: Correspondence, writings, records of astronomical expeditions, diaries, notebooks and scrapbooks of David Peck Todd, astronomer and teacher at Amherst College from 1881 to 1917. Between 1882 and 1914 Todd conducted nine expeditions to various parts of the world to study solar eclipses. The notes, photographs, drawings and memorabilia of these expeditions make up a significant portion of the papers. He was also a fertile inventor, and plans and drawings for many devices, some related to...
Dates: 1862-1939

Mabel Loomis Todd papers

Call Number: MS 496C
Abstract: The papers consist of correspondence, notebooks, diaries, lectures, financial records, scrapbooks, subject files, and memorabilia documenting the personal life and professional career of Mabel Loomis Todd. Correspondence and diaries detail Todd's personal attitudes and feelings toward her family, her relationship with William Austin Dickinson, her travels with her husband, David Peck Todd, and other matters. Legal and financial papers document court battles over her status as editor of Emily...
Dates: 1863-1948